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Know someone who has ovarian or other gynecological cancer, and needs financial assistance, download the financial request form.

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The Ovarian Cancer Community Outreach program can help your family pass on a legacy of compassion through your Will or Estate.
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What is ovarian cancer?

Ovarian cancer is a type of cancer that forms in tissues of the ovary. Most ovarian cancers are either ovarian epithelial cancers (cancer that begins in the cells on the surface of the ovary) or malignant germ cell tumors (cancer that begins in cells that produce the eggs). Ovarian cancer is rare – approximately 22,000 U.S. women will be diagnosed a year. But, unfortunately, it is the most deadly: about 14,000 of U.S. women fighting ovarian cancer die every year.

Like most cancers, ovarian cancer is not simple. Recent research indicates some “ovarian cancers” actually originate in the fallopian tube. Every person’s ovarian cancer is different. And every person’s treatment regime is different. What female reproductive organ the cancer started in and the stage at which it was diagnosed all play a part in the treatment protocol.

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